Shipinan Family History

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Shipinan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Shipman, Chipman, Chopin, Kapitan, Bhuiyan, Pinn, Shippen, Dinan

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Shipinan Family Origin

Where is the Shipinan family from?

Shipinan Family Occupations

What did your Shipinan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Shipinan occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Shipinan's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Shipinan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Shipinan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 101 census records available for the last name Shipinan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shipinan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Shipinan. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1 military records available for the last name Shipinan. For the veterans among your Shipinan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shipinan Life Expectancy

What is the average Shipinan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shipinan ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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